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Professional Collaboration Engineer

A Professional Collaboration Engineer transforms business objectives into tangible configurations, policies, and security practices as they relate to users, content, and integrations. Collaboration Engineers leverage their understanding of their organization’s mail routing and identity management infrastructure to enable efficient and secure communication and data access. Operating with an engineering and solutions mindset, they use tools, programming languages, and APIs to automate workflows. They look for opportunities to educate end users and increase operational efficiency while advocating for Google Workspace and the Google toolset.

The Professional Collaboration Engineer exam assesses your ability to:

  • Plan and implement Google Workspace authorization and access
  • Manage user, resource, and Team Drive lifecycles
  • Manage mail
  • Control and configure Google Workspace services
  • Configure and manage endpoint access
  • Monitor organizational operations
  • Advance Google Workspace adoption and collaboration

    Related job roles: IT systems administrator, cloud solutions engineer, enterprise collaboration engineer, systems engineer

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    About this certification exam

  • Length: 2 hours
  • Registration fee: $200 (plus tax where applicable)
  • Languages: English, Japanese
  • Exam format: Multiple choice and multiple select
  • Exam Delivery Method:
    1. Take the online-proctored exam from a remote location, review the online testing requirements.
    2. Take the onsite-proctored exam at a testing center, locate a test center near you.
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Recommended experience: 3+ years of industry experience including 1+ year Google Workspace (formerly G Suite) administration experience.
  • 1. Review the exam guide

      The exam guide contains a complete list of topics that may be included on the exam. Review the exam guide to determine if your skills align with the topics on the exam.

    2. Training

      G Suite just got better — introducing Google Workspace. Content delivered by our partners may still include some references to G Suite as updates are being made but you will still receive relevant training.

    3. Sample questions

      Review sample questions to familiarize yourself with the format of exam questions and example content that may be covered on the Collaboration Engineer exam.

    4. Additional resources

    5. Schedule your exam